Quiz 5: Basic General Knowledge

Which among the following movements started with breaking the salt law?
Who among the following was the socialist leader, who escaped from the Hazaribagh Prison and joined the Quit India Movement?
Who among the following were known as Tocharians?
Two schools, viz. Mathura School of Art and Gandhara School of Art flourished in which among the following era?
Who among the following defeated Harshavardhana on the banks of river Narmada?
Which among the following two cities were joined by “Sadak-i-Azam” or the precursor of the Grand Trunk Road built by Shershah Suri?
Which among the following empires was located on the banks of Tungabhadra River?
World’s first complete granite temple is located in which of the following cities of India?
Who among the following was placed on the throne of Nawab of Bengal after the Battle of Buxar?
Which of the following Mughal Emperor’s is also known to be a very good player of Veena?


  1. vaitheez

    March 8, 2009 at 10:01 am

    Thnq u….

  2. pr1mo485

    May 19, 2011 at 6:42 pm


  3. amanshat

    May 20, 2011 at 11:08 am

    In the ninth question you have mentioned Battle of Baxur but it should be Battle of Plassey that occured before Battle of Baxur in 23rd June 1757 and after this battle Mir Jafar was recognized as Nawab of Bengal

    • Vinod jain

      September 29, 2020 at 11:06 am

      U r right sir but even after battle of buxar mir jafar was made as a king

  4. Jasvinder Singh

    June 22, 2011 at 10:01 am

    @ Amanshat The answer is 100% correct as As a rsult of Battlr of Buxor Mir Qasim fled the scene and Mir Jafar was reinstated as the Nawab of bengal

  5. js

    November 14, 2013 at 3:43 pm

    please start punjab state gk section too

  6. uprit.kartik

    January 8, 2016 at 4:25 pm

    no amanshat is right, it for sure should be Battle of Plassey in fact mir qasim was related to Battle of Baxur he had no relation with Battle of Plassey

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